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And purple all the ground with vernal flow'rs.
Bring the rathe primrose that forsaken dies,
The tufted crow-toe, and pale jessamine,
The white pink, and the pansy freakt with jet,
The glowing violet,

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With cowslips wan that hang the pensive head,
And every flower that sad embroidery wears:
Bid Amaranthus all his beauty shed,
And daffadillies fill their cups with tears, Narcircumv : 50
To strew the laureat hearse where Lycid lies. grave
For so to interpose a little ease,
Let our frail thoughts dally with false surmise,
Ay me! whilst thee the shores, and sounding seas
Wash far away, where'er thy bones are hurl'd;

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Whether beyond the stormy Hebrides,
Where thou perhaps under the whelming tidę
Visit’st the bottom of the monstrous world; Coral de durulez,
Or whether thou to our moist vows deni'd, thar fuel Fragest
Sleep'st by the fable of Bellerus old, bormad Kirut 160
Where the great vision of the guarded mount,
Looks toward Namancos, and Bayona'š hold; witte
Look homeward Angel now, and melt with ruth :
And, O ye dolphins, waft the hapless youth.
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Sunk though he be beneath the watry floor;
So sinks the day-star in the ocean bed; puu

And yet anon repairs his drooping head,
adorna, And tricks his beams, and with new-spangled ore
cf. Je Deniss. Flames in the forehead of the morning sky:

So Lycidas sunk low, but mounted high,
Through the dear might of him that walk'd the waves;

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And hears the unexpressive nuptial song, the theo malal.cara
In the blest kingdoms meek of joy and love.
There entertain. him all the saints above,

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In solemn troops, and sweet societies, titley

That sing, and singing in their glory move,
And wipe the tears for ever from his eyes.
Now, Lycidas, the shepherds weep no more ;
Henceforth thou art the genius of the shore,
In thy large recompense; and shalt be good

To all that wander in that perilous flood. unskiffut. Thus

sang the uncouth swain to th' oaks and rills,
Il law. ry. While the still morn went out with sandals gray; shefterde
Idee of He touch'd the tender stops of various quills, fique
Hlute atiker With eager thought warbling his Doric lay: Pastoral

And now the sun had stretch'd out all the hills, 's 190
And now was dropt into the western bay;
At last he rose, and twitch'd his mantle blue:
To-morrow to fresh woods, and pastures new.

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(Nov. 1642.)
CAPTAIN or Colonel, or Knight in arms,

Whose chance on these defenceless doors may seize,
If deed of honour did thee ever please,

Guard them, and him within protect from harms:
He can requite thee, for he knows the charms hoopie szersze,
That call fame on such gentle acts as these;

carmina, And he can spread thy name o’er lands and seas,

Whatever clime the sun's bright circle warms.
Lift not thy spear against the Muses' bow'r;

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The great Emathian conqueror bid spare

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The house of Pindarus, when temple and tow'r akaset
Went to the ground; and the repeated air house or Hebee

Of sad Electra's poet had the power buribedie.
To save th’ Athenian walls from ruin bare. wüter deelnetta

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Lady, that in the prime of earliest youth

Wisely hast shunn'd the broad way and the green,
And with those few art eminently seen,
That labour up the hill of heav'nly truth;
The better part with Mary, and with Ruth

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